Definition of Clypes
1. clype [v] - See also: clype
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clypes
clypes (current term)
Literary usage of Clypes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1863)
"Some of these pieces are very elegant, others the opposite, many very instructive. The counter-seals follow suit, as do the “clypes,” or shield-shape, ..."
2. The History of Sicily from the Earliest Times by Edward Augustus Freeman (1891)
"... but the tradition, combined with the fact that the river got the name Ammiraglio, seems proof enough. Cf. p. 218. p. 86, note 3. for " clypes " read ..."